My Obsession with Washi Tape

Last year when I found out I was heading to China, I knew I had to keep a journal, and I knew I had to make sure I remembered as much about the experience as possible. So I bought a Smash Book for journalling. I also bought washi tape, because, well, I needed tape to…

Easter Egg – Knitting Pattern

I was asked recently for a pattern for an Easter Egg… Knitted. If nothing else, I do like a three dimensional challenge… And I wanted to try something with double pointed needles that was seamless. So here it is. I will warn you now, the first bit involves a lot of stabbing yourself with the…

Heart Puff – Knitting Pattern

Tiny knitted hearts! Super cute, and easy to make. This familiar with hexapuffs will note a similarity to these “Hearty Puffs” – 2 sided, stuffable hearts. Perfect for decorating other items, making brooches, or hanging as bunting. They can even be sewn together into a blanket (reversing vertically sewn strings of hearts together) You will…

And a general update of sorts…

Well, it has been a crazy, crazy week. It started with buying a greenhouse…. And half way through the construction, the damn thing collapsed. So long story short, and many, many tears, we are rebuilding the greenhouse this weekend. I’m excited and nervous all at once about it. Then there was the earthquake- 6.3. We…